COLLISION AVOIDANCE AND STATION KEEPING ANTENNA SYSTEM

The patent describes a method of applying a circularly symmetric antenna system to collision avoidance and station keeping with the ability to respond retrodirectively. Specifically, airborne or surface vehicles may employ a method which determines the relative bearing between the vehicles from a single interrogation of one vehicle by the other.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • Government-owned invention available for licensing. Patent application filed 19 Sept. 72.
  • Corporate Authors:

    Department of the Navy

    Washington, DC  USA 
  • Authors:
    • Coleman, H P
    • Bishop, W B
  • Publication Date: 1974-11-26

Media Info

  • Pagination: 5 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00130684
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
  • Report/Paper Numbers: AD-D001 367/2 Patent, PAT-APPL-290 427
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Mar 29 1976 12:00AM